Cat Veterinary

Have Cat Questions? Ask a Cat Vet Online.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Cat Veterinary Questions
Cat is 11years old and military desease have treated her
Cat is 11years old and military desease have treated her with Chewy drops twice clears up and comes back ,only in last year having m d … read more
DoctorMike
DoctorMike
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
4,711 satisfied customers
When my cat lays a certain way his hair spikes by his back
When my cat lays a certain way his hair spikes by his back haunches. This is recent. He is not displaying any other changes in behavior. I can pet him in this area and he doesn't mind it at all. If he… read more
CalCatDoc
CalCatDoc
veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
592 satisfied customers
My cat is dragging her bottom across the carpet. She had
My cat is dragging her bottom across the carpet. She had some feces on her fur around her bottom. The feces has a foul smell on her bottom. I washed her off gently and cut some the hair around the are… read more
Dr. Bruce
Dr. Bruce
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
5,351 satisfied customers
We are owners of a 7 year old yellow eyed Persian Female
We are owners of a 7 year old yellow eyed White Persian Female named Marilyn...In early August we changed Marilyn's regular Cat food Friskies Indoor Delights & alternated with Friskies Seafood Sensati… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
20,588 satisfied customers
My cat has been showing gradual rear leg weakness last
My cat has been showing gradual rear leg weakness for the last two weeks, particularly in his back, left leg. When I press or rub the area he makes no complaint - actually seems to enjoy it. He can wa… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
39,856 satisfied customers
Our cat is 21 years old. Last spring we observed that she
Our cat is 21 years old. Last spring we observed that she did not shed her winter coat and her coat has grown more dense ever since. Now her fur is almost shaped like scales on a fish though still sof… read more
CriticalCareVet
CriticalCareVet
Veterinary Specialist
Doctoral Degree
52,595 satisfied customers
cats: small black spots..problem with fur clumping the grey does
i have 3 cats. 2 are white, with small black spots, the other is a grey. the 2 white ones have a problem with fur clumping the grey does not. i have seen one licking his fur near the spots, but am not… read more
Dr. Joey
Dr. Joey
Veterinarian
Post-Doctoral Degree
5,246 satisfied customers
cat: 11 year old..last few days ive notices tones of scabs..flea bits
i have a 11 year old Tabby female cat. She had fleas really bad this year even though she is an indoor cat. She no longer has them but in the last few days ive notices tones of scabs on her almost lik… read more
Vet help
Vet help
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,280 satisfied customers
My 7 year old female tabby cat has developed bumps ( ) all
My 7 year old female tabby cat has developed bumps (?) all over her back. She has shed a lot but does not have bald spots and is not scratching or grooming excessively. We also have an 8 month old kit… read more
Dr Pete
Dr Pete
Bachelor's Degree
1,337 satisfied customers
I have a cat that has thick fur and right at the base of her
I have a cat that has thick fur and right at the base of her tail and for about two inches toward the middle of her back, she has chewed her hair into knots that I can't get out with a brush. My vet s… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Practice owner
Doctoral Degree
7,885 satisfied customers
My question is about side affects of prednisone. My cat that
My question is about side affects of prednisone. My cat that I adopted a year ago and is about 2 yrs old now - has been on prednisone for about 10 months. Most recently in the last few weeks her fur i… read more
Dr. Scott
Dr. Scott
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,998 satisfied customers
English tabby..spots..Science, sensitive stomach dry food..balls
My twelve year old long hair English tabby has a type of excema mainly around the head and neck and seems to be dropping dandruff like spots on her fur. We have recently placed her on the Science, sen… read more
Dr. Stacy
Dr. Stacy
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,615 satisfied customers
feline: long haired..seems to keep getting hair clumps from?
How can i decrease the amount of dander my long haired feline friend seems to keep getting hair clumps from??… read more
Dr. JD
Dr. JD
veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,402 satisfied customers
i just noticed my 2 year old cat has a couple of large clumps
i just noticed my 2 year old cat has a couple of large clumps of matted fur on her back, not sure what it is, if i should try to brush it or cut it?… read more
CriticalCareVet
CriticalCareVet
Veterinary Specialist
Doctoral Degree
52,595 satisfied customers
cat: we adopted some years..Brushing causes her distress..knots
My cat - a rescue cat we adopted some years ago, so age not known, although we've had her for about 11 years - has recently been getting matted fur - lots of it. Brushing causes her distress when we t… read more
Dr Pete
Dr Pete
Bachelor's Degree
1,337 satisfied customers
My 10 year old female tabby has been an indoor cat all of her
My 10 year old female tabby has been an indoor cat all of her life. I do bathe her myself every couple of months, and I brush her regularly. Her fur is very thick and, even after a bath, she has a lot… read more
LSU-Vet
LSU-Vet
Small Animal Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
412 satisfied customers
cats: [email protected] 11 or 12 years old..large with a very thick coat.
I have five indoor cats, all former strays. Maggie "found" me nine years ago and is now @ 11 or 12 years old. She's very large with a very thick coat. About a year ago, her gait began to slow and she … read more
FamilyPetDoctor
FamilyPetDoctor
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,478 satisfied customers
I have a 5 yr. old Maine Coon and he has in the last month
I have a 5 yr. old Maine Coon and he has in the last month developed knotted fur and snarls on his belly and chest. The knots eventually fall off, but I can not comb or brush through them. Is it his a… read more
Samantha Stephenson
Samantha Stephenson
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
51 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

It was so professional, so personally concerned (as we were) and you answered all of our questions. George and I are so happy that I found "JustAnswer" on my Google search -- you are now in my "Favorites" list! And, yes we do love our kitty - she makes our life complete!

Bev & GeorgeBoca Raton, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Gary

Dr. Gary

Cat Veterinarian

4,046 satisfied customers

DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)

Rebecca

Rebecca

Cat Veterinarian

5,891 satisfied customers

More than 30 years of companion animal practice.

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

5,351 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

Dr. Andy

Dr. Andy

Medical Director

4,858 satisfied customers

Veterinarian, UC Davis graduate, emphasis in Dermatology, Internal Medicine, and Pain Control

Dr. Scott

Dr. Scott

Veterinarian

3,998 satisfied customers

15 years of small animal, equine and pocket pet experience in medicine and surgery.

Dr. Deb

Dr. Deb

Cat Veterinarian

3,061 satisfied customers

I have been a practicing veterinarian for over 30 years.

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dr Scott Nimmo

Small Animal Veterinarian.

3,054 satisfied customers

BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x